Welcome to trauma.co.nz

Supporting trauma care from pre-hospital to rehabilitation.

The Trauma Service Provides

Clinical Management

Clinical Management of the multiply injured trauma patient.

Consultation and Referral Service

An expert consultation and referral service to the clinical teams involved in initial assessment and ongoing management of patients with multiple system injuries.

Discharge Planning & Follow-up

Assistance in discharge planning and follow-up management of selected patients with complex injuries.

Liaison

Liaison with other health professional groups and community agencies, including GPs and ACC.

Trauma Registry

A Trauma Registry to study injury trends in the region and assist in injury prevention.

Teaching

Monthly teaching forum focussed on trauma management.

Trauma Call Attendance

Attendance at all trauma calls between the hours of 0800 - 1700hrs Monday to Friday.

Follow-Up

Previously admitted trauma patients returning with complications or ongoing problems.

General Surgical Consultation

Patients admitted to a speciality service where a general surgical consultation is desired.

The Trauma Team

Ian Civil

Ian Civil

Co-Director
Li Hsee

Li Hsee

Co-Director
Alex Ng

Alex Ng

Co-Director
Ash Taneja

Ash Taneja

Trauma Surgeon

Mark Kelly

Trauma Fellow
Lynn Tucker

Lynn Tucker

Trauma Administrator
Pam Fitzpatrick

Pam Fitzpatrick

Trauma Coordinator
Matt Smith

Matt Sawyer

Database Coordinator
Phil Blyth

Phil Blyth

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